The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 37 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 332 353 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.69% 5.36% 6.06%
As % of the General category 14.74% 13.91% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 238 198 254
Median salary £43,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £62,500 £57,050
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2252 2538 2798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.63% 38.56% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1948 2127
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region.

Retail Salary Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in the North West

Retail
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 244 £45,000 +15.38% 38
Cheshire -17 33 £36,000 -13.25% 8
Lancashire +20 25 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Merseyside +2 14 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Retail.

1 224 (35.39%) Finance
2 187 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (20.38%) Project Management
4 116 (18.33%) SQL
5 115 (18.17%) E-Commerce
6 111 (17.54%) Degree
7 98 (15.48%) Manufacturing
8 96 (15.17%) Banking
9 92 (14.53%) HTML
10 88 (13.90%) Microsoft
11 85 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 83 (13.11%) CSS
13 82 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
14 72 (11.37%) JavaScript
15 70 (11.06%) SAP
15 70 (11.06%) Scrum
16 69 (10.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 65 (10.27%) XML
18 62 (9.79%) PRINCE2
19 59 (9.32%) Publishing
19 59 (9.32%) TDD
20 58 (9.16%) Windows
21 57 (9.00%) .NET
22 55 (8.69%) ITIL
23 53 (8.37%) SQL Server
23 53 (8.37%) Analytics
24 52 (8.21%) Oracle
25 51 (8.06%) Business Analysis
26 50 (7.90%) MS Excel
27 49 (7.74%) IBM

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (7.42%) WebSphere
2 30 (4.74%) SAS
3 18 (2.84%) CMS
4 17 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.69%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.26%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.95%) WebSphere Portal
8 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.47%) Commerce Server
11 2 (0.32%) Apache
11 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.32%) IIS
11 2 (0.32%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.79%) MS Project
3 15 (2.37%) MS Office
4 7 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.11%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.79%) SPSS
6 4 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.47%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
8 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (4.42%) Magento
2 12 (1.90%) SAP SD
3 11 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (1.42%) SAP CO
4 9 (1.42%) SAP FI
4 9 (1.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (1.26%) SAP PP
6 7 (1.11%) SAP PM
7 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.47%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.32%) BASE24
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.16%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.84%) Adobe Analytics
1 18 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.58%) Google Analytics
4 9 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.32%) Office 365
5 2 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.16%) AdWords
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.84%) FTP
2 10 (1.58%) Firewall
3 6 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (0.79%) LAN
5 4 (0.63%) DNS
5 4 (0.63%) SAN
5 4 (0.63%) WAN
6 3 (0.47%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.47%) VoIP
7 2 (0.32%) DHCP
7 2 (0.32%) HTTP
7 2 (0.32%) Internet
7 2 (0.32%) MPLS
7 2 (0.32%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.32%) VPN
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.16%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (2.84%) Big Data
3 18 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (2.37%) DB2
5 14 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.26%) MySQL
7 8 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.95%) QlikView
8 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.79%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.47%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.32%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 34 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (4.27%) JIRA
3 22 (3.48%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.48%) LSMW
4 18 (2.84%) Subversion
5 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (1.42%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.79%) MSI
6 5 (0.79%) Wise Package Studio
7 4 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.47%) Ant
8 3 (0.47%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.47%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.47%) JUnit
8 3 (0.47%) Selenium
9 2 (0.32%) Grunt
9 2 (0.32%) JBehave
9 2 (0.32%) MorphX
10 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 224 (35.39%) Finance
2 98 (15.48%) Manufacturing
3 96 (15.17%) Banking
4 59 (9.32%) Publishing
5 46 (7.27%) Marketing
6 24 (3.79%) Billing
7 20 (3.16%) Telecoms
8 19 (3.00%) Games
9 16 (2.53%) Aerospace
9 16 (2.53%) Retail Banking
10 14 (2.21%) Local Government
11 8 (1.26%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.95%) Electronics
12 6 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.79%) Legal
14 4 (0.63%) Advertising
15 3 (0.47%) Back Office
16 2 (0.32%) International Banking
16 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (23.70%) Analyst
2 99 (15.64%) Developer
3 66 (10.43%) Consultant
4 65 (10.27%) Project Manager
5 59 (9.32%) Business Analyst
6 45 (7.11%) SAP Consultant
7 43 (6.79%) IT Manager
8 39 (6.16%) Graduate
9 34 (5.37%) Logistics Consultant
9 34 (5.37%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 23 (3.63%) SAP MM Consultant
10 23 (3.63%) SAP SD Consultant
10 23 (3.63%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 23 (3.63%) Senior Developer
10 23 (3.63%) Senior Manager
11 21 (3.32%) Test Analyst
12 20 (3.16%) C# Developer
12 20 (3.16%) IT Project Manager
12 20 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (3.16%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (14.53%) HTML
2 83 (13.11%) CSS
3 65 (10.27%) XML
4 57 (9.00%) .NET
5 47 (7.42%) HTML5
6 45 (7.11%) jQuery
7 40 (6.32%) EDI
8 38 (6.00%) JSON
9 32 (5.06%) WCF
10 28 (4.42%) CSS3
11 27 (4.27%) AngularJS
12 22 (3.48%) Web Services
13 21 (3.32%) ASP.NET
14 19 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (2.69%) RESTful
16 16 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (2.53%) REST
17 15 (2.37%) Ajax
18 13 (2.05%) LINQ
18 13 (2.05%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.11%) User Experience
4 19 (3.00%) iPad
5 18 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.53%) Life Science
7 12 (1.90%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.74%) EPoS
8 11 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.58%) FMCG
9 10 (1.58%) Statistics
10 8 (1.26%) Economics
10 8 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.26%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.11%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.11%) Physics
11 7 (1.11%) Psychology
12 6 (0.95%) Social Media
12 6 (0.95%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (9.16%) Windows
2 34 (5.37%) Linux
3 18 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.58%) Unix
5 9 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (1.11%) Android
7 7 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.95%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.95%) Windows 2000
8 6 (0.95%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.79%) CentOS
9 5 (0.79%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) AIX
11 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (20.38%) Project Management
3 115 (18.17%) E-Commerce
4 85 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (11.06%) Scrum
6 69 (10.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 62 (9.79%) PRINCE2
8 59 (9.32%) TDD
9 55 (8.69%) ITIL
10 53 (8.37%) Analytics
11 51 (8.06%) Business Analysis
12 48 (7.58%) Logistics
12 48 (7.58%) SDLC
13 47 (7.42%) BDD
13 47 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (6.64%) Integration Testing
14 42 (6.64%) Risk Management
15 40 (6.32%) MVC
16 31 (4.90%) Unit Testing
17 30 (4.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 116 (18.33%) SQL
2 72 (11.37%) JavaScript
3 48 (7.58%) Java
4 44 (6.95%) C#
5 38 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 37 (5.85%) ABAP
7 18 (2.84%) PL/SQL
8 17 (2.69%) PHP
9 9 (1.42%) C
9 9 (1.42%) XPath
10 8 (1.26%) C++
11 7 (1.11%) Python
12 6 (0.95%) VBA
13 5 (0.79%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.79%) VB
13 5 (0.79%) VBScript
14 3 (0.47%) Jython
14 3 (0.47%) X++
15 2 (0.32%) R
15 2 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (17.54%) Degree
2 23 (3.63%) ISEB
3 15 (2.37%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.74%) CISSP
6 10 (1.58%) CISM
6 10 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (1.11%) APMP
8 7 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.95%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.95%) PMP
10 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.63%) CCNA
11 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.63%) GIAC
11 4 (0.63%) SANS
11 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.47%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.42%) QA
2 23 (3.63%) SLA
3 22 (3.48%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.47%) Basel III
6 3 (0.47%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) COSO
7 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 17 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (0.79%) XenApp
4 2 (0.32%) PowerHA
4 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.32%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (2.84%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (0.79%) AppDNA
2 5 (0.79%) SCCM
3 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 88 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 70 (11.06%) SAP
3 52 (8.21%) Oracle
4 49 (7.74%) IBM
5 29 (4.58%) Google
6 23 (3.63%) Adobe
7 20 (3.16%) ATG
7 20 (3.16%) HP
8 18 (2.84%) hybris
9 17 (2.69%) VMware
10 7 (1.11%) Tableau
11 6 (0.95%) Cisco
12 5 (0.79%) Apple
12 5 (0.79%) AppSense
12 5 (0.79%) BMC
12 5 (0.79%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.79%) Citrix
12 5 (0.79%) Cognizant
12 5 (0.79%) Juniper
12 5 (0.79%) Teradata
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (plus generous package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: Excellent + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£70,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,000 Car Allowance, 25% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago